The International Certificate in Investor Relations (ICIR) is an internationally recognised qualification in investor relations (IR). It is regarded as an essential pre-requisite for those entering the IR profession, and a valuable benchmark for those already in the profession.
Objective of ICIR
The qualification allows successful candidates to demonstrate their knowledge of the financial and market environment, the regulatory and reporting requirements for listed companies and their sound understanding of the principles of investor relations, which will enable them to operate competently and safely.
The ICIR is based on the new international syllabus provided by the Investor Relations Society of UK (IRS) and administered by the Investor Relations Professionals Association (Singapore) (IRPAS).
On successful completion the candidate will
Areas of Study
We offer 2 options: an in-person examination or an online examination.
1. In-Person Examination
Date: 10 September 2021, Friday and 9th November 2021, Tuesday
*Time: 10.00am - 11.00am / 11.30am - 12.30pm / 1.00pm - 2.00pm
Venue: 12 Eu Tong Sen Street #08-169, SOHO 2, Clarke Quay Central, Singapore 059819
2. Online Examination
Candidates may select several options of dates and times from the following:
*Time (GMT +8)
10.00am - 11.00am
11.30am - 12.30pm
1.00pm - 2.00pm
2.15pm - 3.15pm
3.45pm - 4.45pm
*Do note that the final date and time allocated to each candidate will be determined by IRPAS at its absolute discretion.*
IRPAS Members Benefits
Sign up for full-year IRPAS membership HERE to enjoy the discount.
For the full course syllbaus and more details, please download the Course Brochure HERE.
Course Fees and Payment Terms
Secretariat, Investor Relations Professionals Association (Singapore) Limited
12 Eu Tong Sen Street #08-169, SOHO 2, Clarke Quay Central, Singapore 059819
For Telegraphic Transfer (bank fees payable by sender):
Account Name: Investor Relations Professionals Association (Singapore) Limited
Account Number: 350-369-129-7
Bank Name: United Overseas Bank Limited
Bank / Branch Code: 7375 / 001 (Main)
Bank Address: 80 Raffles Place, UOB Plaza Singapore 048624
UOB SWIFT Code: UOVBSGSG
Please allow 2 weeks from the time payment is received for processing.
Please register for this event using the online form below.
If you are also registering guest(s), please complete the form for yourself and select "Yes" to register yourself first, and then select "Add Guest" at bottom of the online form.
TERMS & CONDITIONS
Investor Relations Professionals Association (Singapore) Limited (“IRPAS”) and its employees, partners or agents shall not held liable under any circumstances whatsoever for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or other damages including, but not limited to lost revenues or lost profits arising or in connection with the use of or reliance on the information provided or reached through these training materials and the conduct of the training courses. No advice or information given by the employees, agents, moderators, administrators or personal assistants of the training providers shall create any warranty or liability including, but not limited to, the accuracy, completeness or reliability of the content, text, graphics, links or other items accessed through or reached from or via the training materials and the training courses.
Registrations will be confirmed upon receipt of full payment accompanied by a duly completed registration form.
No substitutions or refunds are possible once payment has been processed.
Following registration, if a candidate is subsequently unable to make the allocated examination date they must inform IRPAS in writing one month prior to the commencement of the examination. If one month’s written notice is received by IRPAS, a candidate will be allowed to delay the exam until the next sitting, subject to payment of an administration fee of $150.00 nett. If less than one month’s written notice is received by IRPAS, a candidate will be allowed to delay the exam until the next sitting, subject to payment of an administration fee of $300.00 nett.
If a candidate fails the exam and decides to retake, an administration fee of $200.00 nett will also be charged for each re-sit, up to a maximum of three times including the first sitting. If a candidate needs to take the exam more than three times they will be required to re-register and receive an updated set of study notes.
It may be necessary, for reasons beyond IRPAS’ control to change the date / time / venue. IRPAS will endeavor to inform participants of any change with as much notice as possible. IRPAS will not be held liable for any costs arising from this change.
IRPAS reserves the right to refuse to register or admit any participant, and to cancel or postpone the course.